-man

[[t]-mæn[/t]]
COMB in ADJ: ADJ n
-man combines with numbers to make adjectives which indicate that something involves or is intended for that number of people.

The four-man crew on board the fishing trawler...

He set up a three-man panel to advise him.

...a two-man tent.

Syn:

English dictionary. 2008.

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